How to password-protect a PDF Document online
To password-protect a PDF document online, you can use various online tools available on the internet. Here’s how to password-protect a PDF document using one of the popular online tools, Smallpdf:
- Go to the Smallpdf website (https://smallpdf.com/) and click on “Protect PDF” from the list of available tools.
- Drag and drop the PDF file you want to password-protect into the tool.
- Enter the password you want to use to protect the PDF document in the “Enter password” field.
- Re-enter the password in the “Repeat password” field to confirm.
- Click on “Encrypt PDF” to apply password protection to the PDF file.
- Smallpdf will process the PDF file, and once the process is complete, you can download the password-protected PDF document.
- To open the PDF document, you will need to enter the password you set in step 3.
Please note that it’s important to use a strong password that is not easy to guess. It’s also recommended to avoid using personal information as your password. By using a strong and unique password, you can help ensure the security of your password-protected PDF document.